LCM-1E-class landing craft (Spain) Weapon Systems // Ships // Amphibious


Country of Origin: Spain

These landing craft replaced the Spanish navy's eight LCM(8)-class vessels and equip its GALICIA-class landing platform docks (LPDs) and JUAN CARLOS I-class landing helicopter dock (LHD). Navantia also built a number of LCM-1E vessels for the Royal Australian Navy's CANBERRA-class landing helicopter docks. The Turkish navy has also ordered four LCM-1Es to equip its ANADOLU-class LHD. HULL: The LCM-1Es have a ramp in both the stern and the bow for loading and unloading. The ramps...

 

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